Recent Stories on Sparks

September 2, 2015
“Practice, practice, practice, is it is the key to learning in engaged scholarship."
Swearer Center
September 2, 2015

Mikaela is an iProv Summer Intern at the Rhode Island Land Trust Council to support the 4th Annual Land Trust Days - over 50 events at protected spaces all across the state, including guided hikes, stargazing, and family festivals.

Mikaela Karlsson '18
August 31, 2015
Natalie is a 2015 Royce Sport and Society Fellow. She traveled to Northern Ireland this summer to coach mixed teams of Protestant and Catholic children in a summer basketball league with PeacePlayers.
Natalie Ball '16
August 27, 2015

Ria is a 2015 Social Innovation Fellow. She is the co-founder of No Country for Women, an internationally-recognized gender education initiative that aims to combat systemic gender-based discrimination in India.

Ria Vaidya '16
August 25, 2015

Mariana is an iProv Summer Intern at the Rhode Island Center for Justice, which provides free legal services to low income Rhode Islanders in the fields of utility termination prevention, tenants’ rights, and workers’ rights. Her research is on utility termination for medically vulnerable households.

Mariana Múnera '16
August 24, 2015
Yovana Cortez-Diaz '17
August 21, 2015
Mya Roberson '16
August 20, 2015
Joy Yamaguchi '17
August 19, 2015
"What makes engaged scholarship different is that you're doing something that hasn't been done before."
Swearer Center
August 18, 2015

Grace is a 2015 Social Innovation Fellow. She is the co-founder of Uplift, a 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to tackling sexual violence in online fan communities.

Grace Miller '15
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